COLOMBIA: U.S. faith leaders support a just peace in Colombia

from the Latin America Working Group  NOTE: Pax Christi USA has signed onto this letter. A statement released on Monday, May 23rd as part of the 11th annual Days of Prayer and Action for Peace in Colombia celebrated in the United States and Colombia was signed by 25 leaders of faith-based organizations and religious communities … Continue reading COLOMBIA: U.S. faith leaders support a just peace in Colombia

HONDURAS: Open Letter to Secretary of State Kerry regarding the murder of Honduran indigenous and environmental activist Berta Cáceres

from the Latin America Working Group [NOTE: Pax Christi USA has signed onto this letter.] Dear Secretary of State Kerry, We write in shock and deep sorrow regarding the murder of Honduran human rights and environmental defender Berta Cáceres, founder and general secretary of the Civic Council of Popular and Indigenous Organizations of Honduras (COPINH). We … Continue reading HONDURAS: Open Letter to Secretary of State Kerry regarding the murder of Honduran indigenous and environmental activist Berta Cáceres